Fusion HCR is hiring a Solutions Architect for a direct hire opportunity with a leader in payment technology solutions.
Role Summary: The Solutions Architect will be responsible for contributing to the overall design of systems and solutions that align with business requirements and internal software architecture. This role is key to ensuring that new software projects are ready to begin development with complete requirements and design documentation, and that stakeholders are in agreement regarding all aspects of delivery. The Solutions Architect will work closely with Product Owners, Project Managers, Software Architects and Developers. This is a leadership role where solid communication and people skills are crucial to success,
Participate/lead design meetings.
Create design documentation based on business requirements.
Work with software architects, product owners, project managers to achieve consensus.
Obtain design approval from management.
Become a subject matter expert in existing processes.
Create design documentation of current systems and products where such documentation is missing or insufficient.
Work directly with Software Developers to ensure that designs are complete and understandable.
Participate in scrum meetings when needed.
Work with management to refine policies and procedures.
Work with stakeholders/team members to keep project plans on track.
Synchronize business requirements with IT systems and development.
Preferred Skills / Experience Requirements:
At least 5 years experience working on software projects with development teams.
Experience/Knowledge of MVC, WCF, JSON, XML.
Experience or training in Agile methodologies.
Solid customer service skills and orientation.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Ability to exercise good judgement when making decisions.
Ability to design according to best practice and remain focused on customer’s needs.
Previous management or supervisory experience is preferred.